Information on Vitamin D Synthesis / Erythemal UV


Terms and Conditions of Use

The content of this website is made public free of charge, but in order to use the information and data herein, you need to agree with the terms of use. These are as follows.

  1. Intellectual property rights
    The property rights are owned by National Research and Development Agency, National Institute for Environmental Studies (NIES), and are governed by Japanese Law.
  2. Usage restrictions
    The usage of the data (numerical values and graphs) is limited as follows.
    1. Re-distribution of the data is prohibited.
    2. The use of the data is limited, apart from personal use, to research, educational, and social awareness purposes.
    3. Commercial use is also possible under conditions that contribute to social awareness. Please contact our Center in advance.
  3. Quotations
    If you wish to use the data of this website in any kind of publication (including electronic publication), lecture or education, etc., you must observe the following.
    1. You shall identify clearly the source of data. When publishing the data you may use the format required by the media, but you shall indicate, as far as possible, the following: author of data (National Institute for Environmental Studies), title (Information on Vitamin D Synthesis / Erythemal UV), URL and viewing date.
    2. In case of publishing, send a copy of the paper (electronically in PDF format), and in case of a lecture to an audience of unspecified number, send the presentation material (electronically in Power Point or PDF file) to the Office for Global Environmental Data Integration and Analytics, Center for Global Environmental Research, NIES. In case of educational material at schools or universities, you may use the material without limitation.
  4. Disclaimer
    The content of this website is based on the results of the latest scientific research. However, NIES shall not have any liability or responsibility whatsoever for any damage that may arise from the use of this website.
  5. Others
    This agreement may be changed without advance notice to the user due to the circumstances of NIES.